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WGA Segment Producer

WGA Segment Producer

• Intermediate Level
Skills: Writers Producers



Category Producers 
Location Greater New York City Area
Time Period Full Time
Posted Date Jul 06, 2021
Start Date N/A
End Date N/A

Job Description

Your Day-to-Day:
  • Plan and execute content and formatting of show rundowns.
  • Plan and execute international and domestic segments.
  • Own and master the day’s International, national and political news.
  • Work closely with our senior show production team in a fast-paced, high pressure environment and handle breaking news for a 24 hour international and domestic digital news channel.
  • Work with Senior Producers Line Producers and Producers on standards, rights and clearances and focus the editorial direction of language for the anchors, correspondents and on screen graphics
  • Prepare Anchors for segment
  • Write and customize copy for anchor and reporter voices for live segments/readers as well as writing for feature and news packages
  • Pitch, research & execute special, feature & recurring segments
  • Available for early morning, nights, weekends, holidays - this is a 24-hour network
What you bring to the team:
You have –
  • 3+ years working as a show producer.
  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent work experience
  • Fundamental background in journalism and media, including strong news judgment & critical thinking skills
  • Impeccable grammar and spelling
  • A passion for news both domestic and international news.
  • Strong communication skills and ability to train and advise associate producers, production assistants and junior staff in writing and editing broadcast copy.
  • Command of AP style and broadcast writing.
  • Detail oriented with ability to work and write calmly and efficiently in high stress, intense deadline, live TV environment
  • Must pass comprehensive CBS News Digital writing test.
  • Be able to multi-task and manage multiple assignments for regular programming as well as rolling breaking news coverage.
  • Available for early morning, nights, weekends, holidays - this is a 24-hour network
  • You must be a team player with, be detail-oriented, and have the ability to multi-task
  • You might also have –
  • Knowledge of ENPS and INews preferred
  • Strong understanding of digital and social media
  • Knowledge and a passion for the future of digital media
  • This is a position covered under the Collective Bargaining Agreement with the WGA-E.

Job Type N/A
Weekly Limit N/A
Shift Day, Evening, Overnight
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